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Tobramycin, Trough

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Last Updated Sep 21, 2020, 3:07 pm
Previous Value
New Published Value Drawn immediately before the next dose. Typically within 30 minutes.
Test Description
Tobramycin, Trough
Synonym(s)
Nebcin
Test ID
TOBRT
Specimen Type
Serum
Alternate Specimen Type
Red, Na-heparin, Li‑heparin, Na-citrate, Fluoride oxalate, K2‑EDTA and K3‑EDTA plasma
Specimen Requirements
Red Top
Aliquot Tube
Specimen Collection / Processing Instructions
Red Top - Transfer separated serum or plasma to an aliquot tube
Stability
3 days at 4‑8 °C
1 month at ‑20 °C (± 5 °C)
Methodology
Homogeneous enzyme immunoassay
Estimated TAT
0-2 days
Testing Schedule
Monday-Saturday
CPT Code(s)
80200
Additional Information
Drawn immediately before the next dose. Typically within 30 minutes.
Minimum Sample Volume
1 mL
Pediatric Min. Volume (if applicable)
500 uL
Reference Range
0.5-2 ug/mL
Performing Lab
Incyte Diagnostics
LOINC Code(s)
35670-9